Amazon is planning to launch its music streaming service in India soon BUSIFLUENCE Amazon Inc is planning to launch the standalone music streaming subscription service in India very soon. As the Amazon is planning with the rival offerings from its competitors Apple Inc and Spotify. As the Amazon Music service will be offered at $ 9. 99 per month with the major rivals and will offer a competitive catalogue of songs, according to the source. Amazon is finalising licenses with labels for the service, which likely will be launched in late summer or early fall. Jay Samit, the former music executive said about the company’s plan A music service will further increase the daily interactions between Amazon and its customer base. According to the sources from the Amazon Company, Although it will be a late entrant to the crowded streaming space, Amazon believes a comprehensive music service is important to its bid to be a one-stop shop for content and goods. Amazon similarly hopes its new service’s tight integration with the Echo will help it stand out and reinforce the speaker’s appeal. David Pakman, a partner at Venrock who headed early Apple music efforts, when informed of the move said, The new music service is unlikely to steal many customers from Spotify, but it could pose a threat to other players. Amazon Music Streaming Service (Free) with a limited catalogue to subscribers of its Prime shipping and video service did not respond to a request for comment about the new, full-fledged music plan. This service will provide the user with the subscription offerings along with a step ahead with the annual subscription or with the monthly subscription. David also added that The Amazon service, which he called “inevitable,” might take a little oxygen out of Apple’s potential pool of paying users.